The Office - Prologue - 000The Office - Prologue - 0003 years ago in General Fiction
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Skyscrapers loomed over the people walking below. They seemed like they were mocking you, showcasing the high paying office jobs through their crystal clear windows. You looked back down at the gray, gum covered sidewalk, your eyebrows furrowing in frustration.
It wasn't fair. You had worked so hard to get a good, high paying job, so why didn't anyone want to hire you? Every single interview you gone to had turned you down. If you counted them all it would amount to twenty-five failed interviews. It didn't do much to help your self-esteem. In an effort to cheer yourself up, you always told yourself that it was the economy and they simply didn't have the money to hire another worker. Yes, that was it. Somehow, that made you feel a bit better when you went hungry at night, unable to pay for more food, or when the light and water went out due to unpaid bills, or when the eviction notices piled up at your door step.
Your head turned upwards once more, wanting one last glance at the office